Season 16

Episode Guide

Destiny's Child

S16 E1
Sep 25, 2018
Gibbs is assigned the role of acting director while the team searches for Vance's whereabouts.

Love Thy Neighbor

S16 E2
Oct 2, 2018
A Navy lieutenant is found murdered; the team interviews families in the victim's odd neighborhood.


S16 E3
Oct 9, 2018
The team investigates an explosion outside the home of a Navy SEAL and his reality TV star wife.

Third Wheel

S16 E4
Oct 16, 2018
While vacationing at his cabin, Gibbs is asked to help locate a robber hiding in the woods near him.


S16 E5
Oct 23, 2018
The team tries to exonerate a Marine serving a life sentence after finding new evidence.

Beneath the Surface

S16 E6
Oct 30, 2018
Torres recognizes the victim at a Halloween crime scene; Jimmy thinks his lab is haunted by ghosts.

A Thousand Words

S16 E7
Nov 14, 2018
An investigation of a stolen mural leads the team to a conspiracy regarding a Navy contractor.

Friendly Fire

S16 E8
Nov 21, 2018
A murder case in the states is linked to a string of soldiers killed by friendly fire overseas.

Tailing Angie

S16 E9
Dec 5, 2018
The team resumes their investigation when their lead suspect in an old case is released from prison.

What Child Is This?

S16 E10
Dec 12, 2018
The team discovers a newborn baby who has no identification and no apparent ties to a family.

Toil and Trouble

S16 E11
Jan 9, 2019
The secretary of defense shuts down an investigation and demands that McGee and Torres be arrested.

The Last Link

S16 E12
Jan 16, 2019
An old friend pleads with Gibbs to go on a road trip to search for a missing military ID bracelet.


S16 E13
Feb 13, 2019
A malnourished and confused 9-year-old girl is found hiding in a storage unit.

Once Upon a Tim

S16 E14
Feb 20, 2019
McGee's computer password he used as a teenager is linked to the murder of a defense contractor.

Crossing the Line

S16 E15
Feb 27, 2019
The NCIS team investigates a man overboard fatality from a Navy destroyer at sea.

Bears and Cubs

S16 E16
Mar 12, 2019
Jimmy is torn between family and work after his father-in-law asks him to tamper with evidence.

Silent Service

S16 E17
Mar 26, 2019
The nuclear submarine Gibbs and Bishop are aboard to conduct an investigation goes radio silent.

Mona Lisa

S16 E18
Apr 2, 2019
Torres wakes up on a fishing boat and is covered in blood and unable to remember the last 12 hours.


S16 E19
Apr 9, 2019
Following an active shooter lockdown, the team searches for a suspect who fled the scene.

Hail & Farewell

S16 E20
Apr 16, 2019
A Marine major believed to have been killed in the 9/11 attack on the Pentagon is found murdered.

Judge, Jury...

S16 E21
Apr 30, 2019
Kasie uses DNA evidence to solve a 30-year-old cold case, but a loophole may set the suspect free.

...and Executioner

S16 E22
May 7, 2019
The team discovers a secret government bank account that's funding a network of vigilante justice.

Lost Time

S16 E23
May 14, 2019
Gibbs uncharacteristically unravels and abandons his team at a crime scene investigation.


S16 E24
May 21, 2019
A former FBI agent pleads with Gibbs to take down drug dealers after his daughter overdoses.